Kids' College | NorthWest Arkansas Community College

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Skill developing. Curiosity sparking. Future focused.

Skill developing. Curiosity sparking. Future focused.

Kids' College

Summer courses offered June 1 - July 17.

COVID-19 Contingency Plan

Hello Kids’ College families! In the event that social distancing recommendations do not permit in-person summer camps, a decision about Kids’ College will be made and announced at least two weeks prior to the start of the scheduled course. Thankfully, if necessary, we are prepared to offer camps in an online format; so rest assured, we WILL be offering Kids College enrichment programming this summer in the most effective capacity available for the time frame. We hope our attendees are able to join us for in-person programming, but we are prepared to adapt and offer the same high-quality enrichment programming in the format that is best for the safety of our community.

If you would be more comfortable with a virtual option, or shifting your child’s enrollment to a program later in the summer, or if have any questions, please email  As always, if NWACC initiates a cancellation of a Kids’ College course, there will be a full refund to any registrations for that course.

Kids' College 2020 is offering numerous fun, educational half-day and full-day summer courses for children ages 6-17. Classes range from robotics and 3D printing to creative arts and culinary, allowing young students the chance to experience a college campus while learning from subject matter experts and discovering new passions.

Register your child for Kids’ College, and make an investment in the future by giving the youth in your life the gift of curiosity, confidence and skill development!

Volunteer and leadership opportunities are also available to those aged 15 - 17. Teenagers will have the opportunity to work with younger kids and develop soft skills that are most desirable to employers.

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Made by Hand

Spark creativity with hands-on projects and tangible product creation, and learn more about iPhone photography and social media best practices. 

Made by Hand


Robotics, Electronics & Coding

Join in exploring the basics of science and automation, and have fun experimenting with different types of robots and electronics. 

Robotics, Electronics & Coding

Children Outside

Sports & Outdoors

Get moving with physical activity and exploring the nature that surrounds us here in NorthWest Arkansas.

Sports & Outdoors


Student cooking

Brightwater Culinary

Gain hands-on culinary training at Brightwater: A Center for the Study of Food, and learn more about cooking and baking, as well as the importance of using locally grown, healthy ingredients.

Brightwater Culinary

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Creative Arts & Design

Find your fit in creative arts and design! Explore subjects ranging from journalism best practices to book binding and public art.

Creative Arts & Design

Child reading

Language & Culture

Learn the foundations of a new language, explore digital photography or dig into the psychology of advertisements.

Language & Culture

Donations, Scholarships and Payment Plans

Donate to the Kids' College Scholarship Fund, or apply for available scholarships and payment plans.

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